Adil Akram

  • Actor
    Male / London
  • Ethnicity
    Asian - Other
    Age Range
    41 - 51
    Height
    5' 6" (1m 68cm)
    Weight
    9st. 6lb (60kg)
    Hair Colour
    Black
    Eye Colour
    Brown
    Build
    Slim

Reviews

YearReviewPublication
2019Adil Akram
Ninian Doff
shots.net

Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2020 - 2021Dr Reza
Online / Digital
The Favour
Katie Coull
AFEW
Zoom
2020 - 2021Abu Murrah / The Fireman
Theatre (Immersive)
We Are Shadows: Brick Lane
Fin Kennedy
Tamasha Theatre Company
2020 - 2021Performer
Online / Digital
The Little Lion Finds His Roar
Anjali Chadha
Tara Arts
2020 - 2021The Imam
Corporate
Radicalisation Safeguarding
Harry Chambers
Nutmeg Productions
2020 - 2021Nish
Commercial
Whatsapp
James Rouse
Outsider
2020'Jack' (lead)
Film (Short)
Silent Fist
Haojie Lu
London Film School
2019 - 2020World Controller
TV
Brave New World
Ellen Kuras
NBC Universal
2019Secretary of State for Health; Naveen Achar MP
Theatre
But For Us
Fiona Macpherson
Whoop & Wail
Bush Theatre, Old Diorama
2019The Jailmaster
Commercial
Sainsbury's Christmas Advert 'Nicholas the Sweep'
Ninian Doff
Pulse Films/ A+K productions
2018Patol (LEAD)
Theatre (Tour)
Taramandal
Neha Jain
Aks Arts
Tara Arts Theatre, Courtyard Theatre, Cockpit Theatre
2018Martin
Commercial
Clearscore 'Under the table'
James Rouse
Outsider
2018Dr Langur
TV
Spy School
Matt Holt
CITV / Zodiac Kids TV
2017Mo
Theatre
Like I Care
Richard L Vincent
Arts Ed
2017Shylock
Theatre
The Merchant of Venice
Barry Fitzgerald
Arts Ed
2017Inspector
Theatre
Can't Pay, Won't Pay!
Russell Bolam
Arts Ed
2017Muslim worshipper (SA)
Film (Feature)
Daphne
Peter Mackie Burns
The Bureau / Film London
2016Mr Carter
Theatre
Bull
Merryn Owen
Arts Ed
2016Surgeon (SA) + operating theatre rehearsals
Film (Feature)
Doctor Strange
Scott Derrickson
Marvel Productions
2016Teacher (supporting artist)
Film (Feature)
Trendy
Louis Lagayette
Akronymion Productions
2016Party Pete
Film (Short)
Sarah Chong Is Going To Kill Herself
Ella Jones
BlueBird Productions
2015 - 2016Analyst (supporting artist)
Film (Feature)
Spectre
Sam Mendes
Eon Productions
Pinewood
2015Ujwaal (featured leading role)
Film (Short)
Marrying The Sun
Murtaza Shah
London Film School
London
2014Commuter (supporting artist)
TV
24: Season 9 - Live Another DayFox
2014Doctor - (supporting artist)
Film (Feature)
Theory of Everything
James Marsh
Working Title
2012Father (SA)
Film (Feature)
Molly Moon and the Incredible Book of Hypnotism
Christopher Rowley
Amber Entertainment
2012British Airways Check-in staff (SA)
Film (Feature)
Philomena
Stephen Frears
BBC
2012City trader (SA)
Film (Feature)
Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit
Kenneth Brannagh
di bonaventura productions
2012Doctor (SA)
Film (Feature)
About Time
Richard Curtis
Working Title
2012London Commuter (SA)
Film (Feature)
Skyfall
Sam Mendes
Eon Productions
2000Indian artist
Theatre
Indian InkADC theatre, Cambridge
ADC theatre, Cambridge
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    Post Graduate ActingArts Educational School. London
    2001Honorary MACambridge University
    1997BA (Hons)Cambridge University
    1993Drama GCSE - Grade 'A' awardErnest Bevin School

    Additional Skills

    BADC - Advanced stage combat (knife, unarmed, small sword, long sword, quarter staff).

    Additional Information

    Wider interests in filmmaking - written and directed fiction & documentary short films screened internationally in festivals and on TV.

    'Detained' - short listed for best dramatic short film at ECU European Independent Film Festival 2007, Paris.

    'The Guitar' - screened at the Indo American Arts Council film festival 2007, New York

    'Over My left Shoulder' documentary screened at Soho Rushes Short Film Festival 2009

    About me

    British Asian, London based, Cambridge educated. Acted on stage at the Queen Elizabeth Hall at South Bank, London, ADC & Mumford theatres Cambridge.

    After studying Medicine at Cambridge and working as a doctor, I completed professional actor training at Arts Ed, London and graduated with an MA (Acting).

  • Skills

    Skin Colour
    • Brown
    Languages Spoken
    • English
    • Hindi
    • Urdu
    Accents (North American)
    • General American
    Hair Length
    • Short
    Stage Combat Skills
    • Advanced
    Driving Licences
    • Standard
    General Singing Skills
    • Chorus
    Native accent
    • English
    DBS checked
    • Yes
    Character Types
    • Intellectual
    • Posh
    • Professional
    • Villainous
    • Wholesome
    Accents (International)
    • Arabic
    • Farsi/Persian
    • Indian
    • Middle Eastern
    • Pakistani
    Organisation Memberships
    • Equity
    Interested in
    • Film (Professional)
    • Film (Student)
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • TV
    Accents (UK)
    • London
    • RP
    • South London
    Specific Singing Skills
    • Tenor
    Experienced In
    • Film (Professional)
    • Film (Student)
    • Panto
    • Presenting
    • Theatre (Fringe)
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • TV